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Chrysorrogiatissa Monastery

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Address: Main Road through village, Paphos, Cyprus
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Beautiful Monastery

We stopped here on our return from the tour trip with Thompson tours, for a toilet/coffee break. A farmer was selling a bag of ripe plums for 2 euros, he was quiet a character... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Pellah K
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Gateside, United Kingdom
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Gateside, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped here on our return from the tour trip with Thompson tours, for a toilet/coffee break. A farmer was selling a bag of ripe plums for 2 euros, he was quiet a character, and old lady was minding the souvernir stall, and then there is the cafe, many locals where sitting there enjoying a chat and coffee. I did... More 

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Timisoara, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

- The Monastery it is very beautiful - located in in a quiet place - interesting history - only one monk takes care of the monastery

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Thank xelaandra
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I set out to find this monastery in the mountains on our way to the baths of Aphrodite. We found it a couple of kilometres after the stunning and peaceful Agia Moni Monastery and were highly disappointed. Possibly due to the fact there seemed to be a school trip visiting and it was extremely noisy and locals... More 

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Bebington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are so many churches and monasteries to visit in the region. This one is attractive and worth including in your list of monasteries to visit.

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The monastery is a nice recluse in the mountains, slightly off the most beaten tracks in Cyprus. You have nice views from there. Make sure to have a look at the icons being produced here - they're impressive.

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Thank kr0elle
Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here on one of our trips all I can say was how peaceful it was here was a pretty little courtyard

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Thank Sharon M
Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely place and off the tourist trail. It is a historical monastery with stunning views. There is a small cafe at hand.

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here as part excursion through Troodos mountains. As its been said, bare shoulders and shorts above the knee are not allowed, so you'll have to wear a light robe available if necessary. Visited the Byzantine museum. Time constraints meant didn't get chance to fully enjoy all the wonderful historical artefacts. Nice shops close to the monestary. Amazed at all... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Monastery is very small and it seems only one person lives there now. But we were able to buy fresh fruit by the road side there and have a drink, other wise nothing great to report.

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Nicosia Cyprus
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Monastery is in the cool mountains of Pafos forest and has a long history. It also produces fine wines so it is a great combination for nature lovers, those interested in ecclesiastical history and architecture and lovers of good wine.

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